Posts Tagged ‘Derrick Roberts’

5 Teams from the USA Today Preseason Coaches’ Poll that would Trade Places with Auburn Right Now

By Posted on: August 16th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 18 Comments »

I’ve spoken with a lot of Auburn fans recently who exhibited caged optimism at best regarding the upcoming season. That attitude really surprises me. I think the Tigers have a lot to look forward to despite the fact that we have under performed the previous two seasons. With some still hesitant to fully embrace the Continue Story…

Johnny ‘Rotten’ or Johnny ‘Right On Time’?

By Posted on: August 9th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football, News 12 Comments »

If you’ve browsed any college football news within the past couple of weeks and haven’t noticed Johnny Manziel’s name you are either a liar or a … well you’re just a liar. The reigning Heisman Trophy recipient has once again made headlines; this time for potentially much more serious actions.It was revealed recently that Manziel Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest: Fall Practice Edition

By Posted on: August 2nd, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 16 Comments »
From the Eagle's Nest

Have you heard the news? The rumors of Auburn’s demise have been greatly exaggerated! The Tigers open fall practice this afternoon and do so knowing that they are being counted on by many to be counted out early. Something tells me this group of young men have different plans. With the program headed in a Continue Story…

2013 Schedule Rapid Fire Predictions

By Posted on: July 12th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 18 Comments »

Every year around this time I like to begin mapping out how I believe Auburn’s season will go. Specifically, wins and losses. What better way to do that than shooting straight from the hip? So I went through game by game and have provided what my initial instincts are telling me from afar. 8-31-2013 Washington Continue Story…

All Uphill From Here

By Posted on: June 26th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 2 Comments »
AUBURN FOOTBALL

After yet another off-season that started with disappointment and bad news from the media, things have settled down and Jay Jacobs is ready to get going toward the fall. Can you blame him? For a man that has drawn criticism from many in the Auburn Family of late, he has put together three top-notch hires Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: June 21st, 2013 in Featured Article, Football, News 9 Comments »

Media beginning to turn sour on A&M’s ‘Johnny Football’ – After receiving a parking ticket recently, Manziel tweeted this: “(expletive) like tonight is a reason why I can’t wait to leave college station … whenever it may be.” He quickly deleted that tweet but followed it up with an equally self-damaging one: “Don’t ever forget Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: May 31st, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 10 Comments »

As usual, here’s a brief rundown of some of the happenings in college football this week.Everett Golston don’t need no fancy book learning! The (now former) Notre Dame quarterback is out for the 2013 college football season after being suspended for the upcoming Fall semester for apparent  academic shortcomings. The Fighting Irish aren’t wasting any Continue Story…

Friday from the Eagle’s Nest

By Posted on: May 24th, 2013 in Featured Article, Football 7 Comments »

Another week is in the books and it was a special one. The countdown to kickoff officially dipped below the century mark and Paul Finebaum’s return to the college football world became official. Well, that was half-special anyway. Oh speaking of half-special, I just described Finebaum’s audience. Let’s begin shall we?